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Global Diseases: Voices from the Vanguard

Watch the 2016 Lectures

Missed a Voices lecture? Now you can watch the entire lecture series.

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CTEGD Faculty

CTEGD is a research unit at UGA that brings together interdisciplinary researchers from the Departments of Cellular Biology, Microbiology, Genetics, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Entomology, Infectious Diseases, Ecology, and Food Safety.

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Graduate Student Training

CTEGD is one of UGA’s most prominent biomedical research and training programs. Students in CTEGD have the choice of 21 laboratories that work at the very forefront of global health.

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Employment Opportunities

Find current employment openings for a variety of research positions.

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Give to the CTEGD Fund

Financial contributions from alumni and friends are vital to accomplishing CTEGD’s mission to pursue cutting edge research in emerging global diseases and train students in this field.

Upcoming Events

Aug
29
Mon
8:30 am RiP: Docampo Lab @ Coverdell Center room 175
RiP: Docampo Lab @ Coverdell Center room 175
Aug 29 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Moderator: Christine...
11:00 am Infectious Diseases Seminar: Guha D... @ Vet Med H203
Infectious Diseases Seminar: Guha D... @ Vet Med H203
Aug 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Guha Dharmarajan Savannah River Ecology...
12:20 pm Entomology Seminar: Ryan Garrick @ BioSciences 404A
Entomology Seminar: Ryan Garrick @ BioSciences 404A
Aug 29 @ 12:20 pm – 1:20 pm
“Dead wood is not waste wood: molecular ecology of log-dwelling arthropods in southern Appalachian mountains” Ryan Garrick Dept. of Biology, University of...
Aug
30
Tue
11:00 am Cell Biology Seminar: Alexa Matthey... @ BioSciences room 404A
Cell Biology Seminar: Alexa Matthey... @ BioSciences room 404A
Aug 30 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
“Illuminating Macromolecular Assemblies at the Cell Surface with Super-Resolution Microscopy” Alexa Mattheyes Dept. of Cell Biology, Emory University School of...

Who We Are

The Center for Tropical and Emerging Global Diseases (CTEGD) of the University of Georgia is a university-wide, interdisciplinary center established in 1998 to foster research, education and service related to tropical and emerging global infectious diseases.

Based on a strong foundation of parasitology, immunology, cellular and molecular biology, biochemistry and genetics, CTEGD’s 20 faculty are from seven departments in three colleges.

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